Taquaritinga is a city in the Central North area of the State of São Paulo, Brazil. The population is formed basically by European descendants. Afro-Brazilians, and Japanese-Brazilians are important minority groups. The economy of the city is based in agro-business (sugarcane, orange, lemon, and fruits) and services. The city has an old and regionally famous music school (Conservatório Santa Cecília), an ETEC (Technical School), and three colleges. The most important of them, FATEC, is a public one with courses on technology. Clube Atlético Taquaritinga is the football club of the city. The club plays its home matches at Estádio Adail N. da Silva, which has a maximum capacity of approximately 20,000 people.
Taquaritinga has a population of over 57,364 people.